13-Year-Old Indiana Boy Dies In Panama City Beach (VIDEO)

By Ian Hoover- 21Alive
By Rachelle Spence - 21Alive

April 6, 2014 Updated Apr 6, 2014 at 8:29 PM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind (21Alive) -- A 13-year-old Indiana boy has died in Panama City Beach after he fell off a balcony.

The incident happened at a condominium the boy's family was visiting in Panama City Beach. Officials are saying that the boy had forgotten his phone in the room and went back to retrieve before they checked of the facility. When he didn't return his Grandmother went back to check on him and found that he had fallen off the balcony.

The boy and his family are from Plainfield, Indiana. An identity has not been released as of this time. Police are investigating the incident as an accidental death.




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